Northants Police Appeal & Warning
Daventry Neighbourhood Policing Team have had an increase in calls regarding rogue traders cold calling in villages and in Daventry Town.
These cold callers have been offering to clean/jet wash driveways also offering gardening services and roof repair.
Please be vigilant when answering your door, if you do not know who it is, or you are not expecting visitors DO NOT ANSWER. Rogue traders will generally target the elderly and the vulnerable.
How You Can Help
Information that is helpful to the police:-
- Registration of the vehicle including make and model
- Description of those involved, number of people, clothing.
For more information about crime prevention advice and what is going on in your community please sign up at Northamptonshire Neighbourhood Alert
If you suspect that rogue traders are knocking on doors in your area please call 101 or in an emergency 999. The police need to know.